Consultancy Services for Hire - Planning for Plants

Planning for Plants is a professional service and advice consultancy operated by Mark Richardson. Mark specialises in the creation and management of living collections.


Professional advice and assistance is provided for the development of sustainable landscapes, botanical displays and plant conservation in Australasia, Asia and the Middle East. These services include:

  • Living plant collection display development and management including the development of interpretation
  • Living plant collection review
  • Development and management of urban tree plantings, including species selection and sourcing
  • Plant Conservation, including ex situ conservation, restoration ecology and bush regeneration
  • Facilitation of work programs and meetings
  • Facilitation of training programs
  • Policy development including the development and review of policies, plans and operations

You can email Mark Richardson at

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